Surg Restaurant Group

Batches is a new Third Ward bakery which offers a large choice of sweet and savory items. Read more




The SURG Restaurant Group is opening a hookahlounge and event space. Lucid Hookah and Light Lounge are located next to eachother at 729 N. Milwaukee and are expected to open by the end of January 2015.Lucid will feature hookah and a small Medite.. Read more

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It’s been a long wait for Hōm Wood Fired Grill to finally open. Housed in the former Coa, at the Bayshore Town Center, Hōm is owned by the SURG Restaurant Group Read more

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Food writer Paul Greenberg offers some startling statistics in his new book American Catch: The Fight for Our Local Seafood. Although the U.S. controls wide expanses of ocean, lake and river, 91% of the seafood we eat comes from abroad, yet... Read more

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Milwaukee’s music scene lost another veteran musician this week when James Tessier, known to everyone simply as Tess, died in the hospital of cancer on Thursday, June 3. Although he did a little busking on the streets with his acoustic guit... Read more

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